Dow Jones Industrial Average http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/23014/all en US STOCKS-Futures drop after rally as investors book profit http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130103/us-stocks-futures-drop-after-rally-investors-book-profit <p>* Jobless claims, ADP employment report on tap</p> <p>* Fed to release minutes from FOMC Dec meeting</p> <p>* Costco December same-store sales up 9 pct</p> <p>* Futures off: S&amp;P 4 pts, Dow 20 pts, Nasdaq 4.75 pts</p> <p>By Angela Moon</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130103/us-stocks-futures-drop-after-rally-investors-book-profit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Costco Costco Wholesale Corp Dow Jones Industrial Average Economy of the United States Entertainment Futures contract Investment Labor NASDAQ NASDAQ-100 Quotation Stock market Thomson Reuters Thu, 03 Jan 2013 13:22:27 +0000 5730966 at http://www.globalpost.com US STOCKS-Fed minutes short-circuit Wall St rally http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130103/us-stocks-fed-minutes-short-circuit-wall-st-rally <p>* Fed to continue asset buys as doubts grow * Investors eye congressional-White House battles ahead * Retailers post December sales * Positive jobs data has little impact * Indexes down: Dow 0.16 pct, S&amp;P 0.21 pct, Nasdaq 0.38 pct By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK, Jan 3 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks dipped on Thursday after signs the Federal Reserve has growing concern about its highly stimulative monetary policy, giving investors reason to pull back after a two-day rally.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130103/us-stocks-fed-minutes-short-circuit-wall-st-rally" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Dow Jones & Company Dow Jones Industrial Average Economy of the United States Entertainment Environment Financial economics Futures contract Health Labor Law New York Stock Exchange Person Career Politics Quotation Stock market US Federal Reserve USD Thomson Reuters Fri, 04 Jan 2013 04:15:04 +0000 5731089 at http://www.globalpost.com GLOBAL MARKETS-U.S. bonds, world shares fall after Fed minutes http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130103/global-markets-us-bonds-world-shares-fall-after-fed-minutes <p>* World shares slip as Fed hints at tighter policy * 10-yr Treasury yields hit highest since May * Dollar index extends rally By Rodrigo Campos NEW YORK, Jan 3 (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury debt prices slid and world stocks reversed course and dipped on Thursday after minutes from the latest meeting of the Federal Reserve's policy committee showed rising concern about the Fed's policy of buying bonds to stimulate growth. The Federal Open Market Committee's minutes also extended a rally in the U.S.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130103/global-markets-us-bonds-world-shares-fall-after-fed-minutes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Company Location Dow Jones Industrial Average Economic history Economics Economy of the United States Emergency Economic Stabilization Act Federal Reserve System Government Labor Late-2000s financial crisis Law Person Career Person Location Quotation Subprime crisis impact timeline United States United States public debt US Federal Reserve Thomson Reuters Fri, 04 Jan 2013 04:15:23 +0000 5731095 at http://www.globalpost.com GLOBAL MARKETS-U.S. stocks slip before earnings; oil dips http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130107/global-markets-us-stocks-slip-earnings-oil-dips <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><body></body></p> <p>* Wall Street shares retreat from 5-year high</p> <p>* Brent crude dips below $111 a barrel</p> <p>* Dollar pulls back from 2-1/2-year high versus yen</p> <p>NEW YORK, Jan 7 (Reuters) - U.S. stock prices fell on Monday<br /> on worries about disappointing company results while world oil<br /> prices dipped on profit-taking, but signs of improvement in the<br /> global economy capped the losses.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130107/global-markets-us-stocks-slip-earnings-oil-dips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Company Location Currency Dow Jones Industrial Average Economic history Economics Economy of the European Union Euro Futures contract Japanese yen Labor Law Person Career Quotation World oil market chronology from Thomson Reuters Mon, 07 Jan 2013 19:58:08 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731390 at http://www.globalpost.com GLOBAL MARKETS-U.S. stocks fall from 5-year high; euro firms http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130107/global-markets-us-stocks-fall-5-year-high-euro-firms <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><body></body></p> <p>* Wall Street shares retreat from 5-year high</p> <p>* Euro rises on bets ECB might leave rates alone</p> <p>* Oil prices slip with stocks, growth view caps losses</p> <p>* Dollar pulls back from 2-1/2-year high versus yen</p> <p>By Richard Leong</p> <p>NEW YORK, Jan 7 (Reuters) - U.S. stock prices receded from<br /> five-year highs on Monday, while the euro rose against the<br /> dollar on bets the European Central Bank might refrain from<br /> signaling more interest rate cuts on Thursday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130107/global-markets-us-stocks-fall-5-year-high-euro-firms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Company Location Dow Jones Industrial Average Economic consequences of the 2006 Thai coup d'├ętat Economic history Economics Economy of the European Union Euro European Union Flash Crash Futures contract Labor Late-2000s financial crisis Law Person Career Quotation Stock market Stock market crashes Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Jan 2013 01:46:22 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731420 at http://www.globalpost.com GLOBAL MARKETS-U.S. stocks fall from 5-year high; euro rises http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/global-markets-us-stocks-fall-5-year-high-euro-rises <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><body></body></p> <p>* Wall Street shares dial back from 5-year high</p> <p>* Euro rises on bets ECB might leave rates alone</p> <p>* Oil prices slip with stocks, growth view caps losses</p> <p>* Dollar pulls back from 2-1/2-year high versus yen</p> <p>By Richard Leong</p> <p>NEW YORK, Jan 7 (Reuters) - Wall Street stock prices<br /> retreated from five-year highs on Monday, while the euro rose<br /> against the dollar on bets the European Central Bank might<br /> refrain from signaling more interest rate cuts on Thursday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/global-markets-us-stocks-fall-5-year-high-euro-rises" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Company Location Dow Jones Industrial Average Economic consequences of the 2006 Thai coup d'├ętat Economic history Economics Economy of the European Union Euro European Union Foreign exchange market Futures contract Labor Late-2000s financial crisis Late-2000s recession in Europe Law Person Career Person Location Quotation Stock market Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Jan 2013 14:03:50 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731559 at http://www.globalpost.com US STOCKS-Wall St set to dip as earnings season begins http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/us-stocks-wall-st-set-dip-earnings-season-begins <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><body></body></p> <p>* Yum shares fall on shrinkage of sales in China</p> <p>* Monsanto stock jumps after strong earnings, raised outlook</p> <p>* Sears says CEO to step down, shares rise</p> <p>* Futures off: Dow 20 pts, S&amp;P 2.5 pts, Nasdaq 1 pt</p> <p>By Rodrigo Campos</p> <p>NEW YORK, Jan 8 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks were set to tick<br /> lower at the open on Tuesday as an earnings season expected to<br /> show sluggish corporate growth gets under way.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/us-stocks-wall-st-set-dip-earnings-season-begins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Company Location Dow Jones Industrial Average Economy of the United States Equity Financing Financial economics Futures contract Investment NASDAQ NASDAQ-100 Person Career Quotation Sears Holdings Corporation Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Jan 2013 14:45:32 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731609 at http://www.globalpost.com US STOCKS-Wall St loses ground as earnings season starts http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/us-stocks-wall-st-loses-ground-earnings-season-starts <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Market consolidates after "fiscal cliff" rally</p> <p>* Yum shares fall on shrinkage of sales in China</p> <p>* Monsanto stock jumps after strong earnings, raised outlook</p> <p>* GameStop shares slide after sales data, guidance</p> <p>* Indexes off: Dow 0.5 pct, S&amp;P 500 0.54 pct, Nasdaq 0.56 pct</p> <p>By Chuck Mikolajczak</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/us-stocks-wall-st-loses-ground-earnings-season-starts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Dow Jones & Company Dow Jones Industrial Average Stock market crashes Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Jan 2013 17:45:27 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731723 at http://www.globalpost.com US STOCKS-Wall St declines as earnings clarity awaited http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/us-stocks-wall-st-declines-earnings-clarity-awaited <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Market consolidates after "fiscal cliff" rally</p> <p>* Yum shares fall on shrinkage of sales in China</p> <p>* Monsanto stock jumps after strong earnings, raised outlook</p> <p>* GameStop shares slide after sales data, guidance</p> <p>* Indexes off: Dow 0.55 pct, S&amp;P 500 0.47 pct, Nasdaq 0.41 pct</p> <p>By Chuck Mikolajczak</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/us-stocks-wall-st-declines-earnings-clarity-awaited" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dow Jones & Company Dow Jones Industrial Average Stock market crashes Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Jan 2013 19:00:37 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731772 at http://www.globalpost.com BUSINESS-NEWS-SCHEDULE AT 1930 GMT / 2:30 PM ET http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/business-news-schedule-at-1930-gmt-230-pm-et <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Editor: Maureen Bavdek + 1 646 223 6200</p> <p>Global Picture Desk: + 65 6870 3775</p> <p>Global Graphics Desk: + 65 6870 3595</p> <p>(All times GMT / ET)</p> <p>Receive this schedule by email:</p> <p><a href="http://mediaexpress.reuters.com" title="http://mediaexpress.reuters.com">http://mediaexpress.reuters.com</a></p> <p>TOP STORIES</p> <p>AIG may join bailout lawsuit against U.S. government</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/business-news-schedule-at-1930-gmt-230-pm-et" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Dow Jones Industrial Average Economy of the United States Hoffman Estates, Illinois Human Interest Labor Law Politics Technology Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Jan 2013 20:00:16 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731797 at http://www.globalpost.com US STOCKS-Wall Street indexes slide, AT&T down http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/us-stocks-wall-street-indexes-slide-att-down <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* AT&amp;T drags on S&amp;P after announcing phone sales</p> <p>* Monsanto stock jumps on strong earnings, raised outlook</p> <p>* GameStop shares slide after sales data, guidance</p> <p>* Indexes down: Dow 0.6 pct, S&amp;P 500 0.5 pct, Nasdaq 0.4 pct</p> <p>By Gabriel Debenedetti</p> <p>NEW YORK, Jan 8 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks dropped on Tuesday as investors pulled back from last week's rally on the "fiscal cliff" deal in Washington, and ahead of what is expected to be a weak earnings season.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/us-stocks-wall-street-indexes-slide-att-down" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dow Jones & Company Dow Jones Industrial Average Stock market crashes Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Jan 2013 20:45:29 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731830 at http://www.globalpost.com McDonald's takes on pizza for Italy growth spurt http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/mcdonalds-takes-pizza-italy-growth-spurt <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* McDonald's plans 350 mln euro investment, new hires</p> <p>* Targets 3 pct Italy market share by 2015 from 2 pct now</p> <p>* Still faces cultural resistance in land of pizza and pasta</p> <p>By Francesca Landini</p> <p>MILAN, Jan 9 (Reuters) - U.S. fastfood giant McDonald's believes recession-hit Italy will be one of its higher-growth areas in the coming decade and is opening more than 100 new restaurants to convert pizza-lovers to its burgers.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/mcdonalds-takes-pizza-italy-growth-spurt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Dow Jones Industrial Average Fast food Food and drink Labor McDonald's Italia Thomson Reuters Wed, 09 Jan 2013 16:15:22 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5732189 at http://www.globalpost.com GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares up on Alcoa; dollar up vs yen on BOJ outlook http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/global-markets-shares-alcoa-dollar-vs-yen-boj-outlook <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* World shares rise as Alcoa points to rising global demand</p> <p>* Dollar gains versus yen on expectations of BOJ easing</p> <p>* Brent crude stays below $112 per barrel</p> <p>By Luciana Lopez</p> <p>NEW YORK Jan 9 (Reuters) - Global equities climbed on Wednesday after aluminum maker Alcoa opened the U.S. earnings season with a brighter outlook for global demand, while the dollar rose against the yen on expectations of more easing from the Bank of Japan this month.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/global-markets-shares-alcoa-dollar-vs-yen-boj-outlook" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alcoa Dow Jones Industrial Average Economy of the United States Politics Thomson Reuters Wed, 09 Jan 2013 16:15:28 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5732191 at http://www.globalpost.com US STOCKS-Wall St edges up after Alcoa beats revenue estimates http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/us-stocks-wall-st-edges-after-alcoa-beats-revenue-estimates <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Alcoa shares rise after positive outlook for the year</p> <p>* Clearwire rises after DISH offer, Sprint falls</p> <p>* Indexes up: Dow 0.6 pct, S&amp;P 0.4 pct, Nasdaq 0.5 pct</p> <p>By Angela Moon</p> <p>NEW YORK, Jan 9 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks edged higher on Wednesday after Alcoa got the earnings season under way with better-than-expected revenue and an encouraging outlook for the year.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/us-stocks-wall-st-edges-after-alcoa-beats-revenue-estimates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alcoa Dow Jones Industrial Average Entertainment Monopolies Thomson Reuters Wed, 09 Jan 2013 17:30:23 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5732236 at http://www.globalpost.com GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares up on Alcoa; dollar up vs yen on BOJ outlook http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/global-markets-shares-alcoa-dollar-vs-yen-boj-outlook-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* World shares rise as Alcoa points to rising global demand</p> <p>* Dollar gains versus yen on expectations of BOJ easing</p> <p>* Brent crude stays below $112 per barrel</p> <p>By Ryan Vlastelica</p> <p>NEW YORK Jan 9 (Reuters) - Global equities climbed on Wednesday after aluminum maker Alcoa opened the U.S. earnings season with a brighter outlook for global demand, while the dollar rose against the yen on expectations of more easing from the Bank of Japan this month.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/global-markets-shares-alcoa-dollar-vs-yen-boj-outlook-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alcoa Dow Jones Industrial Average Economy of the United States Politics Thomson Reuters Wed, 09 Jan 2013 17:45:27 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5732243 at http://www.globalpost.com